Mr Iain McVicar

Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

BDS, LDSRCS(Eng), FDSRCS(Eng), BMedSci(Hons), BMBS, FRCS(Eng), FRCS(Ed), MMedSci (Clin.Ed)

Clinical Interests

  • Salivary gland problems and surgery

  • Head and neck cancer particularly oral cancer and pre-cancers and reconstruction

  • Facial skin cancers, facial injuries both bony and soft tissue

  • Removal of wisdom teeth and other dento-alveolar surgery including dental implants and bone grafting prior to dental implant insertion

  • Oral medicine problems including white patches in the mouth and mouth ulceration

Professional Membership

  • Fellow of British Association of Oral & maxillofacial Surgeons

  • Member of BMA

  • Member of BDA


Personal profile

Qualified in Dentistry from the University of Sheffield. After training posts in Birmingham & Nottingham studied Medicine in the University of Nottingham. After further training posts in Nottingham, Chichester and Sheffield was appointed as a consultant at the QMC in Nottingham in 1995.

Since appointment as a consultant has been actively involved in medical education. Regularly teaches on courses in the the UK and internationally. Previously was an examiner for the final fellowship exams in dental surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and is currently an examiner for the final FRCS exams in Maxillofacial Surgery (the exam to allow progression to become a consultant).

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